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The Resource Illegal people : how globalization creates migration and criminalizes immigrants, David Bacon

Illegal people : how globalization creates migration and criminalizes immigrants, David Bacon

Label
Illegal people : how globalization creates migration and criminalizes immigrants
Title
Illegal people
Title remainder
how globalization creates migration and criminalizes immigrants
Statement of responsibility
David Bacon
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bacon, David
Dewey number
331.6/20973
Index
no index present
LC call number
HD8081.A5
LC item number
B33 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Foreign workers
  • Foreign workers
  • Globalization
  • Globalization
  • Labor policy
  • Labor movement
  • Labor unions
  • Illegal aliens
Label
Illegal people : how globalization creates migration and criminalizes immigrants, David Bacon
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Making work a crime: Merry Christmas, you're fired -- How the housekeepers saw it -- The Smithfield raids: overt union-busting -- Why did we come?: Flight from Oaxaca -- Battles in the mines -- Displacement and migration: Forcing people into the migrant stream -- The Sensebrenner family business -- Migrant labor: an indispensable part of a global system -- The profitability of undocumented labor -- Fast track to the past: Not enough workers! -- Modern-day braceros -- How corporations won the debate on immigration reform -- Which side are you on?: Paolo Freire on LA's mean streets -- Los Angeles: class war's Ground Zero -- The story of Ana Martinez -- Immigration enforcement becomes a weapon to stop unions -- Operation vanguard -- Immigrant workers ask labor: "Which side are you on?" -- Blacks + immigrants + unions = power: Mississippi battleground -- Katrina: window on a nightmare -- The common ground of jobs and rights -- Remedy the past's injustice -- People in the streets want more -- Illegal people or illegal work? -- Illegal means not European and not white -- Fighting second-class status -- Silicon Valley's high-tech sweatshops -- "What future for our children?" -- Whose New World Order?: High skills and low salaries -- From guest worker to German citizen -- Suppressing asylum seekers while promoting "managed migration" -- Mode 4 and the UN Convention on the Rights of Migrants -- Transnational communities: a new definition of citizenship
Control code
ocn221664978
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 261 p.
Isbn
9780807042267
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008015394
System control number
(OCoLC)221664978
Label
Illegal people : how globalization creates migration and criminalizes immigrants, David Bacon
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Making work a crime: Merry Christmas, you're fired -- How the housekeepers saw it -- The Smithfield raids: overt union-busting -- Why did we come?: Flight from Oaxaca -- Battles in the mines -- Displacement and migration: Forcing people into the migrant stream -- The Sensebrenner family business -- Migrant labor: an indispensable part of a global system -- The profitability of undocumented labor -- Fast track to the past: Not enough workers! -- Modern-day braceros -- How corporations won the debate on immigration reform -- Which side are you on?: Paolo Freire on LA's mean streets -- Los Angeles: class war's Ground Zero -- The story of Ana Martinez -- Immigration enforcement becomes a weapon to stop unions -- Operation vanguard -- Immigrant workers ask labor: "Which side are you on?" -- Blacks + immigrants + unions = power: Mississippi battleground -- Katrina: window on a nightmare -- The common ground of jobs and rights -- Remedy the past's injustice -- People in the streets want more -- Illegal people or illegal work? -- Illegal means not European and not white -- Fighting second-class status -- Silicon Valley's high-tech sweatshops -- "What future for our children?" -- Whose New World Order?: High skills and low salaries -- From guest worker to German citizen -- Suppressing asylum seekers while promoting "managed migration" -- Mode 4 and the UN Convention on the Rights of Migrants -- Transnational communities: a new definition of citizenship
Control code
ocn221664978
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 261 p.
Isbn
9780807042267
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008015394
System control number
(OCoLC)221664978

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